Raul Rosas Jr. books return at Noche UFC against Terrence Mitchell

By Susan Cox - August 17, 2023

Raul Rosas Jr. has booked his return to the Octagon at Noche UFC where he will take on Terrence Mitchell.

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A bantamweight bout between Paul Rosas Jr. (7-1 MMA) and Terrence Mitchell (14-3 MMA) will take place on Saturday, September 16th at Noche UFC in the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.

MMAJunkie was first to report the news.

El Nino Problema‘, at only 18, is already sporting a 1-1 record in the UFC. Initially meeting and defeating Jay Perrin (11-7 MMA) in the first round in December of 2022 at UFC 282, the young fighter earned a Performance of the Night bonus. Appearing for a second time in April of this year at UFC 287, Rosas Jr. was defeated by Christian Rodriguez (9-1 MMA) via unanimous decision.

Terrence Mitchell, 33, is also looking to find his way back into the win column after being defeated by TKO thanks to Cameron Saaiman (9-0 MMA) just last month at UFC 290. Prior to that loss, ‘Terr-Bear’ was sporting 11 victories in a row in the cage.

The main event on September 16th will also feature a women’s flyweight title fight rematch between champion Alexa Grasso (16-3 MMA) and former champion Valentina Shevchenko (23-4 MMA). The two last battled it out in April of this year at UFC 285 where it was Grasso defeating ‘Bullet’ via submission at 4:34 of round 4.

With the addition of Roasas Jr. vs Mitchell, the current Noche UFC lineup can be found below:

  • Alexa Grasso vs. Valentina Shevchenko
  • Jack Della Maddalena vs. Kevin Holland
  • Anthony Hernandez vs. Roman Kopylov
  • Santiago Ponzinibbio vs. Daniel Rodriguez
  • Loopy Godinez vs. Sam Hughes
  • Terrence Mitchell vs. Raul Rosas Jr.
  • Edgar Chairez vs. Daniel Lacerda
  • Iasmin Lucindo vs. Elise Reed
  • Tracy Cortez vs. Jasmine Jasudavicius
  • Christos Giagos vs. Daniel Zellhuber

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